Jobs

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Landscape Designer at Horsley Witten Group

Horsley Witten Group is looking for a Landscape Designer with 0-2 years’ experience to join our friendly and passionate team of designers in our Sandwich, MA office. The position involves providing design support for a wide variety of environmental, park, site development and restoration projects.

Activities may include:

  • Drafting support for production (CAD) of design plans and construction details
  • Graphic support including plans, sections, elevations, perspectives for the inclusion in reports, presentations, and outreach materials
  • Developing hand drawn concept plans and sketches to quickly convey design ideas
  • Creation of planting plans from concept through construction
  • Assisting with site design, grading and drainage and cost estimating on variety of project types
  • Fieldwork including assessment, land surveying, and construction oversight

The landscape designer must be proficient with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and the Adobe Suite software. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter, enjoy working in a team environment and be a good communicator. The position requires a strong understanding of the basic principles of site design, grading and drainage, planting design and local plant communities.

No phone calls please. Email resume and cover letter to hwinfo@horsleywitten.com.

Horsley Witten Group, Inc. is an Equal opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, veteran status or disability.


Landscape Designer at Providence Parks Department

Providence Parks Department Consultant – 25 hours per week @ $22.00/hr

Under director supervision of Department Landscape Architect, assist existing design staff with on‐going and new projects as prioritized by Superintendent of Parks. Tasks to include:

  • Conduct site reconnaissance and surveying of parks as needed to create existing condition plans
  • Assemble base plans for park improvement projects that may include GIS information, previous or historical plans, consultant or vendor plans, or aerial imaging
  • Preparation of CAD Construction Documents ‐ including but not limited to demo, site
    construction, planting, grading, details and as‐built plans
  • Development of conceptual design as needed
  • Archiving and systems filing of historical plans
  • Field work to include construction observation and documentation
  • Requirements include: Excellent communication skills, Proficiency in AutoCAD LT, Adobe Suite,Microsoft Office and Field survey instrumentation, ability to work as team and independently,knowledge of regional plant materials and ability to meet deadlines. BSLA or MLA preferred.

Please contact Megan Gardner at 401.680.7243 for more information.

City Cemetery Director at Providence Parks Department

The City of Providence Parks Department has an opening at the City Cemetery Director position.  Please check out the link below for more information on how to apply.

https://www.providenceri.com/CityJobs/position.php?id=1217


Landscape Architect / Designer at Bernice Wahler Landscapes

Bernice Wahler Landscapes is an award-winning design practice on Cape Cod seeking a candidate with up to eight  years experience in a Landscape Architecture office or a college graduate with an accredited degree in Landscape Architecture for a Landscape Designer/Project Manager position. The position will provide an opportunity to gain both design and technical experience in the field of landscape architecture. The candidate will be exposed to a variety of landscape architectural and high-end residential land planning projects.

The position requires the following:  Team player on various project related tasks. Strong organizational skills. Strong graphic communication skills, digital means. Creative open-minded problem solving. Ability to multitask.

Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from accredited school is required

Knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, and SketchUp are required.

Revit is a plus.

All candidates must have current work authorization.

For more information on our unique and energetic practice visit our Website: www.bernicewahlerlandscapes.com or @bernicewahlerlandscapes on Instagram

Please send resume and portfolio samples to bernice@bernicewahler.com

(Posted 4/10/2019)

Landscape Architect at Hopkins Hill Nursery

Hopkins Hill Nursery is looking to hire a Landscape Architect ASAP to work with their company.

40-50hrs a week if possible
Minimum 2 years experience
Salary pay with commission rate per job
Use our equipment etc
Must have experience in dynascape or cad
(We run dynascape program)
Knowledge of plants and materials
Hardscape design and other types of masonry knowledge
Estimating and planning
Can read general prints
Have license
Looking to hire ASAP
(Posted 3/18/2019)

Estimator at Staton’s Landscaping


Staton’s Landscaping is looking for an enthusiastic, responsible individual to estimate, track jobs, generate leads, and support administration. 
Landscape design capability is a plus.

Skill set should include experience with interpreting blueprints, data collecting and organizing. 
Landscape construction knowledge preferred, but will train.
Hours: Full-time to 3/4 time.

Salary: Hourly – upper teens, per hour, with some benefits. Depends on experience.
(Posted 2/23/2019)

Landscape Architect at City of Providence

6 month, grant funded position with possibility of 6 month extension

Under the direct supervision of the Superintendent of Providence Parks, the Landscape Architect is responsible for execution of planning and design for landscape improvements within existing and proposed parks and recreational facilities, promoting the vision and mission of Providence Parks Department. Specific responsibilities include: paying homage to the unique

neighborhoods, connecting children to nature within safe and creative play environments, expanding and improving active and passive recreational opportunities for all parks users, incorporation of re-purposed and sustainable materials whenever possible, designing green infrastructure features for on-site storm water management, increasing food access and urban agriculture opportunities and expanding existing greenway networks.

To learn more about this position or to apply, please visit the City of Providence’s website at: http://www.providenceri.gov/hr/9422/


Planner at Department of Planning and Development in Providence, RI

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for a Planner position within the Department of Planning and Development.  Applications will be accepted until Thursday, February 7, 2018.  In particular we are seeking planners or urban designers with interest in graphic design, community engagement, urban design and/or landscape architecture.  This is an exciting opportunity to participate in neighborhood planning, urban design and landscape architecture-related projects, community engagement, planning policy development, transportation and Complete Streets planning and implementation, and projects like a reboot of #PopUpPVD (our tactical urbanism program), #CityWalkPVD, the #Woonasquatucket Greenway Extension, the #610Connector project, implementation of the #Woonasquatucket Vision Plan, and more.

Summary: Under general supervision of the Deputy Director of Planning and Development or designee, the Planner performs responsible administrative, technical planning, and urban redevelopment work of a complex and professional nature in assisting the Deputy Director for Planning, the Associate Director of Special Projects and Principal Planners in the completion of planning projects; and related work as required. Work assignments are received from a superior and are usually general in nature. Work elements include writing, public speaking, and the use of various types of computer software and programs including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation, mapping, and graphic design. Work is reviewed in its broader aspects for compliance with the standards and principles of community planning.

For more information on this position or to apply, please visit: http://www.providenceri.gov/hr/jobs/

(Posted 1/18/2019)


Planner at Department of Planning and Development in Providence, RI

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for a Planner position within the Department of Planning and Development. Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 12, 2018. In particular we are seeking planners or urban designers with interest in graphic design, community engagement, urban design, and/or landscape architecture.  This is an exciting opportunity to participate in neighborhood planning, urban design and landscape architecture-related projects, community engagement, planning policy development, transportation and Complete Streets planning and implementation, and projects like a reboot of #PopUpPVD (our tactical urbanism program), #CityWalkPVD, the #Woonasquatucket Greenway Extension, the #610Connector project, implementation of the #Woonasquatucket Vision Plan, and more.

Summary: Under general supervision of the Deputy Director of Planning and Development or designee, the Planner performs responsible administrative, technical planning, and urban redevelopment work of a complex and professional nature in assisting the Deputy Director for Planning, the Associate Director of Special Projects and Principal Planners in the completion of planning projects; and related work as required. Work assignments are received from a superior and are usually general in nature. Work elements include writing, public speaking, and the use of various types of computer software and programs including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation, mapping, and graphic design. Work is reviewed in its broader aspects for compliance with the standards and principles of community planning.

Qualifications:

  1. Master’s degree in planning from a college or university accredited by the American Planning Association,

or

Bachelor’s degree in planning, urban design, urban affairs, or related field plus three (3) years experience in planning.

  1. Detailed and demonstrable knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques involved in city planning including, but not limited to, preparing capital improvements, comprehensive plans, urban redevelopment programs, zoning ordinances and land development regulations; administering planning projects; assigning and supervising the work of technical staff; and giving presentations to technical groups on general planning and urban redevelopment matters.
  2. Ability to perform complex technical research and analysis, compile comprehensive reports, work with computers and computer programs, and make recommendations for the practicable applications of findings.
  3. Ability to communicate effectively and courteously.
  4. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with City officials and the general public.
  5. Experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Adobe Creative Suite.  Experience or interest in web design, graphic design, and ARC GIS is desirable.
  6. Must be able to perform all essential functions of the job.

Salary: $50,772.24 starting salary with annual step increases up to $57,003.07. Excellent benefits. 35 hours/week

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter which clearly identifies the position you are applying for. Type “Planner” in subject line of your email and send electronic submissions via email at jobs@providenceri.gov. All resumes and cover letters must be accompanied by a salary history and employment application form. Employment application forms are available on the City’s website at: http://www.providenceri.gov/hr/jobs/. The City of Providence is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. This position will be filled without regard to religion, race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or sexual orientation.

(Posted 9/25/2018)

Horticulturist Manager on Bellevue Ave property in Newport, RI

MADISON COX ASSOCIATES INCORPORATED

134 WEST 26th STREET SUITE 1110 NEW YORK NY 10001

Telephone 212.242.4631 Facsimile 212.807.8081

Horticulture Manager Job Description:

Horticultural manager to work on Bellevue Ave property in Newport RI. Maintain high horticultural standards and practices, actively working in the daily horticultural tasks in the exterior gardens. Manage and support overall plant health and soil nutrition strategies for all gardens.

Strong knowledge and experience with the pruning of standard and espalier fruit bearing trees (i.e. apples, pear, peach), woodland management, seasonal vegetable gardens, ornamental trees and shrubs, maintaining clipped hedges, Roes gardens and annual and perennial beds.

Candidate should also have experience with greenhouse management and maintenance

for the greenhouse.  Develop and maintain professional relationships with existing staff, as well as outside vendors and contractors.

Possible requirements:

–  Bachelors degree in horticulture

–  Minimum four years of experience as a professional horticulturist

–  Pesticide application certification

–  Valid state driver’s license

–  Please send the application and CV to Yunlin@garden26.com

(Posted 9/25/2018)

Landscape Designer / Landscape Architect at Hali Beckman, Ltd in Southern Rhode Island

Employer Name: Hali Beckman, Ltd.

Hali Beckman, Ltd. is a small intimate landscape architectural firm located in southern RI, delivering higher end residential, some local public and commercial projects. We deliver exceptional client product, service and deliver a timely quality project.

What we are looking for:

Qualified Candidate: We are looking for a full- time 3 year+ landscape designer / architect with a bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture. AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016, Sketchup, Photoshop, Microsoft word and Excel are required. Project estimating, client interaction, ambition and communications are some of the skills that we are looking for.

We are a small firm and are looking to bring a person in that would like to grow with the company and likes challenging projects.

Qualified Candidates can apply by emailing halibeckman@halibeckman.com

(Posted 9/25/2018)

Associate Landscape Architect at Gregory Lombardi Design in Chatham, MA

Employer Name: 

Gregory Lombardi Design

Employment Category: 

Landscape Architecture

Type of Employment: 

Full Time

Experience Level: 

1-5 years

Location: 

Chatham, MA

Gregory Lombardi Design is a midsize landscape architecture firm specializing in residential and resort design. We are currently looking for a full-time landscape architect for our Cambridge office. GLDI offers an exciting and dynamic work environment designed to align the individual strengths and ambitions of our employees with those of the company. We are currently looking for an individual with direct experience managing the rigors of custom detailed residential design and implementation at a similar residential design focused firm. Candidates must have a minimum of 1 year of experience with direct New England experience a major plus. Only those with direct and relevant residential design and project management experience will be considered at this time.

Skills Required:

Overall we are looking for an individual with confidence in a wide range of skills including: conceptual design, project management, construction documentation, permitting, as well as hand and computer graphic presentation skills. Must be organized, articulate and able to actively manage a client. If you feel you are a results-oriented person, you have strong critical path thinking skills, and you have ambitions and ideas about how a firm can achieve best-practice-level results with you as a part of it, then please send your resumes to us. Licensure a plus.

Please send resumes and work samples to info@lombardidesign.com.

We will set up interviews for all qualified applicants within a few weeks of receiving resumes and portfolios.

Education Requirements:

Must be a graduate of an ASLA accredited School.

Travel Required: No


Landscape Architect 1 at CDM Smith in Boston, Mass.

Landscape Architect 1

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will work directly with the team of landscape architects. CDM Smith’s Landscape Architecture staff are involved in a variety of project types including park and recreation Facilities, green infrastructure, streetscape, landfill reuse, campus master planning, urban transportation, and environmental planning. The candidate must be a highly motivated individual with strong technical and graphic skills to assist in the planning, design, and construction phase services of projects.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture required. Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015. Familiarity with graphic rendering and photo simulation programs for presentation purposes is a plus. Candidate must have excellent writing and communication skills.

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified candidates should apply by clicking on the link below:

https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25038&siteid=5220&areq=19872BR